|Death: ||Jul. 11, 1943|
Russell served as a Private in the 504th Parachute Infantry, 82nd Airbourne Division, U.S. Army during World War II
He resided in Allegany County, Maryland prior to the war.
He enlisted in the Army on August 8, 1941, prior to the war, in Baltimore, Maryland. He was noted as being employed in the manufacture of textiles and also as Single, without dependents.
He was killed while he was on a C-47A, #42-32918, that was accidently shot down by friendly fire in Sicily during the war. His death was ruled a "Line Of Duty" death.
Service # 33065600
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
St. Louis County
Plot: Section 82 Site 55B
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: ShaneO
Record added: Nov 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44096882